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        05-22-2012, 03:22 PM
      #21
    Weanling
    Raccoons are adorable but can be very aggressive if cornered. Those teeth can eat through wire, so don't try to grab one. Animal control is your best bet.
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        05-23-2012, 12:50 AM
      #22
    Green Broke
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    Originally Posted by chuckdee    
    I would be more concerned with the coons than bats. Bats keep the bugs in checks where the coons are just a pain in the tookus.
    Agreed
         
        05-23-2012, 09:23 AM
      #23
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    Our hunting dogs are to hunt bear.

    They practice on coon off season.

    I am more concerned when they are hunting coon than bear.

    Many more dogs have been hurt or, killed by coon than bears.
         
        05-23-2012, 07:06 PM
      #24
    Foal
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    Originally Posted by Ripper    
    Our hunting dogs are to hunt bear.

    They practice on coon off season.

    I am more concerned when they are hunting coon than bear.

    Many more dogs have been hurt or, killed by coon than bears.
    Wow! That is surprising. How are they killed by a coon? Does the rabies get them?
         
        05-24-2012, 11:09 AM
      #25
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    Originally Posted by chuckdee    
    Wow! That is surprising. How are they killed by a coon? Does the rabies get them?
    Nope...they kill the dogs in a fight with them.

    That happens a lot with one or, two dogs.

    The guys like to turn out 5 or, 6.
         
        05-24-2012, 11:16 AM
      #26
    Weanling
    Raccoons can be vicious!! They look sweet with their little bandit masks, but if they are threatened, they will attack and are plain nasty!! We caught one when I was a kid and the coon looked like a badger when we cornered it.
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        05-24-2012, 11:30 AM
      #27
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    Watch this coon in a roll cage.
         
        05-24-2012, 02:05 PM
      #28
    Foal
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    Coonhounds working coon in roll cage - YouTube

    Watch this coon in a roll cage.
    Amazing that the coon doesn't back down. I guess when you think about it they are a relative of a badger and wolverine and they're nasty.
    Might be easier to capture or put a bullet in them if they're threatening your area.
    Spare the dogs! Lol
         
        05-24-2012, 03:31 PM
      #29
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    Amazing that the coon doesn't back down. I guess when you think about it they are a relative of a badger and wolverine and they're nasty.
    Might be easier to capture or put a bullet in them if they're threatening your area.
    Spare the dogs! Lol
    Most of the time the coons run up a tree.

    Then they are shot.

    The dogs love the chase.
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        05-29-2012, 01:59 PM
      #30
    Foal
    I'd get a live trap and have animal control remove it.
         

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